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SoFi Stadium on course to be the undisputed leader in LED Video Display

They say the stars shine brighter in Hollywood and thanks to Samsung Display technology, Hollywood Park – Los Angeles’ Newest Sports & Entertainment District, soon to be home to the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams – will be the brightest of them all.

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South Dublin County Council announce €7.7m upgrade of Tallaght Stadium

South Dublin County Council has announced a €7.7m upgrade of Tallaght Stadium that includes the building of a new North Stand and development of the West Stand to a high-quality corporate area. The plans were agreed by elected members of the Council at the recent June Council meeting.

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THE BIG INTERVIEW: Nick Marshall, Director, KSS

In this latest industry interview, we hear from Nick Marshall, Director at KSS, who describes his career journey to date, as well as latest progress on AFC Wimbledon’s new Plough Lane stadium, the Academy for Crystal Palace, and elite training facilities for both Leicester City FC and Liverpool FC, all of which are currently on site.

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Cagliari Calcio signs agreement with Sportium for new stadium

Cagliari Calcio continues in its future planning with increasing confidence, having confirmed the inking of a deal, signed May 18th 2020, with Sportium for the commission of the final design for the Italian Lega Seria A side’s new 25,200-seat stadium. 

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Columbus Crew unveils new stadium logo and updated renderings

Major League Soccer side, Columbus Crew SC, has not only revealed a new stadium logo, but also unveiled updated renderings of their new US$230m (GBP£188.6m/€213.1m) Downtown Stadium, as construction on the 20,000-seat venue picks up pace.

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Stadium Architecture in a Post Viral Era 1.0

There is no doubt that the Post Viral Era will have a direct effect on the way we work, play and live. It is the responsibility of architects to bring to the table solutions which make stadiums and other major sports venues not only to “be safer” but also to “feel safer”, as Mark Fenwick of Fenwick Iribarren Architects discusses.

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Preserving an Icon: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

In this article, DLR Group Principal, Don Barnum, Global Sports Leader, discusses the subject of preserving the icon that is the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and describes how they tackled the awesome challenge of its renovation and restoration.

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Kenilworth RFC’s dreams of a new ground take a step closer

Kenilworth Rugby Football Club’s dreams of a new ground have taken a step closer to becoming a reality, with the release of the initial architects’ drawings.

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TAKING FLIGHT: YTL Arena Complex Bristol plans ready for take-off

The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government has made the decision not to call in the application for YTL Arena Complex, Bristol.

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Everton submits outline planning application for Goodison Park legacy project

Everton Football Club has submitted an outline planning application to Liverpool City Council for a community-led legacy development at Goodison Park.

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76 companies in the running to transform 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia host venue

The submission period of the open international competition for the development of a masterplan of the territory adjacent to the Samara Arena stadium, one of the key objects of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, has ended. In total, 27 applications were submitted from 15 countries.

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Southend United secures landmark agreement that will see new stadium and homes built

Agreement has been reached between Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Citizen Housing LLP and Sky Bet League One side, Southend United Football Club, enabling the redevelopment of Roots Hall for 502 new homes for rent and the delivery of a new stadium at Fossetts Farm, with new homes replacing the proposed out-of-town retail development.

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Oak View Group reveals project team to build world-class arena in Manchester

Oak View Group, supported by City Football Group, has appointed Royal BAM Group as its preferred construction partner, and Populous to lead the world-class team behind a new 23,500-capacity arena in Manchester. The venue would be the largest arena in the UK, bringing £350m private direct investment into the city and significant economic benefit.

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Contract to redevelop Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium awarded

Birmingham City Council has awarded the contract to redevelop Alexander Stadium into a high-quality venue for diverse sporting, leisure, community and cultural events to McLaughlin & Harvey.

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Everton’s new stadium to ‘unlock economic potential’ after Coronavirus

Henri Murison, Director of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership, has praised Everton’s ‘mega-project’ for Bramley-Moore Dock and says that beginning work on the stadium this year would boost economic confidence after an inevitable slowdown due to the Coronavirus.

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Crystal Palace Academy plans backed by Bromley Council

Plans to develop the Crystal Palace Academy into a Category 1 site have been supported by Bromley Council’s planning committee, heralding a new era for the club.

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